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CNBC
Oct 9, 2012 9:00pm EDT
newton, iowa: a maytag plant, where 2,500 people worked, now abandoned. this was the chrysler dealer, the chevy dealer, the tractor supply company. it helps explain why there is so much anger in the land. >> i'm sick and tired of people going to congress and washington, d.c., and making a living out of it while we starve to death. >> i believe we ought to make the tax cuts for the middle class permanent. >> we have now got both parties essentially telling a big lie, with a capital "b" and a capital "l," to the public. >> cut taxes. >> cutting taxes. >> make the tax cuts permanent. >> the republican party, as much as it pains me to say this, should be ashamed of themselves. >> this from ronald reagan's old budget director, architect of the largest tax cut in american history? >> it's rank demagoguery. we should call it for what it is. >> welcome to 60 minutes on cnbc. i'm morley safer. in this edition, we look at two of the topics dominating the american economic landscape: jobs and taxes. first, we meet with president obama's so-called jobs czar. then we visit a struggling town in th
NBC
Oct 3, 2012 2:05am EDT
traveled back to her hometown of newton, iowa for the blue plate special. >> i say that the maytag bleu cheese best represents where i came from. it originates in the town where i grew up. after decades of eating this stuff, i finally got to see how it's made. my hometown of newton, iowa, is known for the iowa speedway, the birthplace of the maytag appliance company and the unrelated maytag dairy farm. since 1941, the farm has hand-crafted wheels of this world-renowned bleu cheese. >> all the bleu cheese you're ever going to see in the store or buy anywhere came out of this vat room. >> may tag bleu starts off as milk in these vats, courtesy of iowa's cows, employees keep tabs on the chemistry and since science isn't my strong suit, myrna gives me a more physical task. >> i'm going to have you follow wes's lead here and he's going to show you what we're looking at as we're trying to make sure we've got everything, nothing is settling on the bottom of the vat. >> is that what broke it up into this? >> that's what makes it firmer. >> can i touch it? >> when you cut it and it's really
PBS
Oct 3, 2012 3:00pm PDT
washing machine, where maytag made its home for decades. in 2007, it became the town maytag left behind, when it closed its headquarters, moved operations to mexico. newton lost about 1,800 jobs and millions from its local economy. >> our main focus for newton right now is... is getting people back to work as well as jasper county. so, i mean, our focus is... is employment. >> reporter: chaz allen has been mayor here for nine years, we caught up with him after a charity motorcycle ride. he says two companies have moved into newton, building windmill towers and turbines and employing almost 1,000 people. allen's support is squarely behind president obama thanks to the wind energy tax credit designed to help these businesses grow. >> mitt romney's message is to get rid of the wind production tax credit. well, that's big here because we've got t.p.i. and trinity both producing wind turbines and wind towers, and that's a critical factor for us to keep those plants moving past 2013. >> reporter: o. kay henderson says these single issue voters add up quickly in such a small state. >> i
CSPAN
Oct 27, 2012 3:26pm EDT
maytag. not long after nafta passed, 1700 jobs went to mexico. that company received millions of dollars in taxpayer funds and move the jobs over to mexico. i talked to somebody like they've lost his job there. because the city was so devastated, he had to move away from the community to find work. >> next question directed first year cheri bustos. >> republicans have opposed cutting federal money for public broadcasting. do you favor eliminating the superb pitching? >> i cannot favor eliminating that. -- do you favor eliminating that? >> i am not in favor of eliminating that. if we can look at that example, wvik -- it is the only radio station in that region that covers news. we are fortunate to have alex over here working and covering news but that would go away under a proposal like this. my kids, my husband, they were an age where they grew up on sesame street. publicot onlly a fan of radio and television but i am an advocate for both as well to reflect the same question -- as well. >> the same question to congressman schilling. >> it is such a huge asset. my kids watch it al
CSPAN
Oct 31, 2012 1:00am EDT
big trucks this across the world. >> i would turn to maytag. not long after nafta passed, 1700 jobs went to mexico. that company received millions of dollars in taxpayer funds and move the jobs over to mexico. i talked to somebody like they've lost his job there. because the city was so devastated, he had to move away from the community to find work. >> next question directed first year cheri bustos. >> republicans have opposed cutting federal money for public broadcasting. do you favor eliminating the superb pitching? >> i cannot favor eliminating that. -- do you favor eliminating that? >> i am not in favor of eliminating that. if we can look at that example, wvik -- it is the only radio station in that region that covers news. we are fortunate to have alex over here working and covering news but that would go away under a proposal like this. my kids, my husband, they were an age where they grew up on sesame street. i am not only a fan of public radio and television but i am an advocate for both as well to reflect the same question -- as well. >> the same question to congressman sc
CSPAN
Oct 10, 2012 8:00pm EDT
just unbelievable. i went through the maytag situation not too long ago and i was a witness to that. we all know what happened with lake mills and happened in marshalltown and places with these other companies have been given a tax benefit and taken their jobs overseas. we can't keep doing those kinds of things. it's got to stop. >> moderator: gentlemen let me turn your attention to health care for just a moment although there is certainly a financial interest there. health care reform has been a source of enormous amounts of controversy philosophically and financially over the past couple of years so let you ask you an begin with congressman boswell, should health care reform as we have it now be altered, changed or remained the same? latham: the affordable health care after obamacare seems like it is actually working and people across iowa as they talk to me about it, for parts of it that have really been important they are very appreciative. they are glad that this president didn't actually kick the can down the road. let's take this on. is getting out of hand and so much of it i
CSPAN
Oct 30, 2012 1:00pm EDT
sell across the world. >> i think i would turn to maytag. 1700 jobs went over to mexico. that company received tens of millions of dollars in taxpayer funds and move to the jobs to mexico. i spoke to somebody like dave lost his job. he had to move away from the community in order to find work. those are the kind of people i talk to about how hurtful nafta has been. >> herb trix, your next, directed to cheri bustos. >> the corp. for a public broadcasting, it amounts to four hundred $40 million per year. one 12th of 1% of the budget. you favor eliminating this appropriation? >> i do not favor eliminating that. in fact, i am a supporter of public television and public radio. i am a donor to public radio and i am pleased to say i used to be on the board of directors of the rock island based radio station, herb, where you are employed. if we can even look at that example, wvik, it is the only radio station in that region that covers news. we are fortunate to have alex working in covering news but that would go under way -- go away under a proposal like this. my husband and my kids
CSPAN
Oct 26, 2012 12:00pm EDT
they sell across the world. >> moderator: 40 seconds. bustos: i would turn to maytag. not long after nafta passed, 1700 jobs went over to mexico and that company received tens of millions of dollars in taxpayer funds and move the jobs over to mexico. i talked to somebody like david lost his job and he moved away from the community in order to find works. those are the kind of people talk about how hurtful they've been in the state of illinois. >> moderator: herb >> moderator: directed at cheri bustos. some of the corporation for public broadcasting which helps me and the other stations carrying this debate. the appropriations about four injured $40 million per year or in other words 1121% of the federal budget. do you favor eliminating this appropriation and if so how would you? bustos: i do not favor of eliminating them. in fact i'm a supporter for public television and a supporter of public radio. i'm pleased to say i used to be on the board of directors of the rock island base review station where you happen to be employed. if you can even look at that example is the only radio st
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